3 days in Cañon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

3 days in Cañon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Colorado attractions planner

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Cañon City
— 2 nights
Colorado Springs
— 1 day


Cañon City

— 2 nights

Climate Capital of Colorado

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): take a memorable drive along Skyline Drive and then explore the stunning scenery at Royal Gorge Bridge and Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tee off at Four Mile Ranch Golf Club and then learn about winemaking at The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Cañon City trip planning tool.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Cañon City. November in Cañon City sees daily highs of 58°F and lows of 33°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Cañon City

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Wineries
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Colorado Springs

— 1 day
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
On the 25th (Thu), get in on the family fun at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, then take a memorable drive along Pikes Peak - America's Mountain, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Colorado City.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Cañon City to Colorado Springs by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Cañon City in November, Colorado Springs is slightly colder at night with lows of 27°F.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Neighborhoods

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Find places to stay Nov 25 — 26: